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  • Iwo AMELUNG

 

  Name: Iwo AMELUNG  

  Professor, the Department of Chinese Studies at Frankfurt University  

  Profile 

  Education 

  Ph.D., 1999, FU Berlin 

  Employment History 

  2009-now, deputy-dean of the department of languages and cultural studies, Frankfurt University 2008-now, deputy director of the Interdisciplinary center for East-Asian Studies, Frankfurt University 

  2005-2007, the Managing Director of European Centre for Chinese Studies at Peking University 

  2005,Habilitation from University of Erlangen-Nuremberg 

  2004-2005, Chair of the Institute of Chinese History and Culture at the Department of Chinese and Korean Studies, Tübingen University 

  Awards 

  March, 2011, CHINESE ACADEMY OF SCIENCES VISITING PROFESSORSHIP FOR SENIOR INTERNATIONAL SCIENTISTS

  Selected Publications 

  Der Gelbe Fluß in Shandong (1851-1911). Überschwemmungskatastrophen und ihre Bewältigung im China der späten Qing-Zeit (The Yellow River in Shandong [1851-1911].  

  Inundations and Flood protection in Late Qing China, Wiesbaden: Harrasowitz, 2000, 455 pp)New Terms for New Ideas. Western Knowledge and Lexical Change in Late Imperial China.Co-edited with M. Lackner and J. Kurtz. Leiden: Brill 2001 

  Kritische Verhältnisse: Die Rezeption der Frankfurter Schule in China (Critical relations: The reception of the Frankfurt school in ChinaCo-edited with A. Dippner, Frankfurt2009) .